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Is John Cage's 4'33" "Music"?

Pythasis
TAW

4'33" is the most famous (or infamous) piece by John Milton Cage Jr.It's four minutes and thirty-three seconds...of not playing a single note. Broken into three movements.I believe that John Cage was a talented musical composer, but I also believe that 4'33", though it is an important piece, is not a piece of music. The latter of the two is what will be discussed in this debate.First round is for acceptance on...

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Jesus Is God

Lucassamson
christthinker

I would like to have this debate with a trinitarian Christian who believes Jesus is God. I am setting conditions for this challenge and they are as follows. *since Christians belive that God is All-knowing, the pro must be able to prove how Jesus matches this criteria. *Christians claim to be monotheistic, the pro must prove that Jesus is God and there is no other God besides him. *If Jesus was the son of God, how then is he God and yet God is one? First round is for acceptance,...

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Pardoning Nixon was the right thing to do.

The-Governor
sidewinder

I will be arguing the fact that Gerald Ford made the proper choice in the pardoning of Richard Nixon in the wake of the water gate scandal. My opponent will oppose this idea and explain their reasoning why....

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The House should ban homework

Atticus_Finch
Circle_Craft

The option that the House should ban homework I am on the Pro side saying that yes, they should...

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I really care about the correct spelling of the book of Revelation.

dsjpk5
silverneccho

First round is for acceptance. Definitions: I : The DDO member who goes by the title dsjpk5....

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Plasma Cosmology Is Invalid

Subutai

NOTE: I have made this debate impossible to accept. If you would like to accept this debate, please tell me so in the comments section.Full ResolutionPlasma cosmology is invalid.BoP is shared.DefinitionsPlasma Cosmology: "...a non-standard cosmology whose central postulate is that the dynamics of ionized gases...

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federal tuition assistance should be restricted much more

dairygirl4u2c
alllnc

i do not wish to debate someone who wants to get rid of federal college money altogether some ways to restrict it include: making students pay back the money instead of so many grants, giving loans only for things like science and math, giving loans only to those in the top fifty percent or twenty percent of their class given half of students in college shouldn't even be there....

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Man didn't land on the moon in 1969

Balacafa
Envisage

As pro I will be arguing that man didn't land on the moon in 1969 and it was a hoax. Therefore con will be arguing that man did land on the moon in 1969. The format of this debate will be as follows, Round 1 : Acceptance Round 2: Main arguments and justifications Round 3 : Conclusion and contradictions Thank you to whoever accepts this debate....

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Updated 9 Hours Ago

Bill O'Reilly is more than likely a racist.

CentristX
WAM

This debate is open to anyone interesting in taking the Con position.I will be arguing the thesis:Bill O'Reilly is more than likely a racist.And the Con will argue the contrary, that Bill O'Reilly is definitely not a racist.Burden of proof is shared.Debate Itinerary:Round 1: Acceptance and DefinitionsRound 2: Opening arguments, (Con's opening argu...

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Updated 9 Hours Ago

Should gay marriage be legalized?

SteakKing
Unbelievable.Time

Hello, I am looking to debate someone who thinks gay marriage should be legal....

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